Take Control of Your Smile With Dental Bridges

Are you familiar with what a dental bridge is and how it can dramatically improve your smile? Dental bridges are highly reliable tooth prosthetic devices that can be used to replace missing or lost teeth to ensure a complete dental profile is possible once more. Dental bridges, also known as fixed partial dentures, are applied… Read more »

The Process of Applying Dental Bonding

Got teeth that are chipped or have other minor issues? If so, some dental bonding may be able to fix the problem. If you would like to know how it is applied to your teeth, we can describe the process for you. First, we get the composite resin started. This material is what the bonding… Read more »

Why Your Dentist Recommends Brushing Your Teeth at Work

There are many tips and tricks you can use to achieve the top-notch smile you want and deserve. One of those tips is to brush your teeth at work. Our dentist, Dr. Van Parham, encourages you to brush your teeth at work (after lunch if possible) because it can help you have a healthy smile,… Read more »

Dry Mouth and the Saving Grace of Saliva

Everyone on planet earth has, at one time or another, experienced a condition called “dry mouth.” It is a problem that usually only surfaces when anxiety takes hold. Say, you are giving a presentation at work, or delivering a speech at a convention. Maybe, you’re chatting up a potential paramour, or talking to someone you… Read more »

A Fluoride Treatment Can Be Administered During Your Dental Checkup

The American Dental Association provides a series of recommendations to help families maintain a healthy mouth. This includes brushing your teeth twice per day with a soft-bristled toothbrush and fluoride toothpaste. You also need to remember to floss between each of your teeth and along the gumline at least once per day. The ADA also… Read more »

How to Handle Dental Emergencies on Vacation

Do you want to know how to handle a dental emergency on vacation? If so, our dentist, Dr. Van Parham, is more than happy to help you. This is because he doesn’t want you to suffer while you’re supposed to be relaxing and enjoying yourself. Plus, dental emergencies can be scary, and it’s best to… Read more »

In-Office Whitening vs Over-the-Counter Whitening

Are you interested in knowing the differences between in-office and over-the-counter teeth whitening treatments? If so, you have come to the right blog. Today, our dentist, Dr. Van Parham, is happy to discuss the details of both treatments. The more you know, the better chance you have of choosing the treatment that is right for… Read more »

Information About Composite Dental Fillings

Have you ever felt like your teeth are extremely sensitive or are suffering damage that you may not see? It is entirely possible your teeth are being damaged on a microscopic level, which is why you should always clean your teeth effectively every day and visit your dentist for routine examinations. If dental erosion is… Read more »

Answer Your Questions on Dental Veneers

Assuming your smile is in good health, and your teeth are strong enough to function effectively for many years to come, additional treatments in the form of cosmetic enhancements can be beneficial for your smile. If you seek to receive a better-looking smile, a cosmetic dentistry restoration such as a dental veneer can prove to… Read more »

Healthy Gums, Healthy You

It has been said that the eyes are the window to the soul. That may or may not be true, but did you know that your gums are the gateway to your body? In fact, harmful bacteria can access the rest of your body through your gums, which is why it is so important to… Read more »